Sidney Lumet’s Dog Day Afternoon Special Edition (Warner, €24.99) is yet another great Al Pacino movie.
Pacino plays Sonny, a dim-witted guy who together with his pal Sal (John Cazale) plans a robbery that goes disastrously wrong.
Lumet directs with aplomb and Pacino deservedly picked up an Oscar nomination.
Extras on this two-disc release include an insightful Lumet commentary and a host of featurettes, including one on Lumet. Riveting.
Star Rating: 4/5.